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5th straight Golf Digest Editors' Choice Award for Big Max push carts

Blade IP model earns recognition in Best Pushcarts: Compact category

BIG MAX, Europe’s No. 1 push cart brand is celebrating its fifth consecutive Golf Digest Editors' Choice Award for push carts after the BLADE IP won its third straight title, taking the top spot in Best Pushcarts: Compact category.


Since the brand’s introduction to the U.S. market it has achieved remarkable success in the highly respected Golf Digest awards. Following victory in the push cart categories for its Autofold FF in 2016 and Blade Quattro in 2017, the BLADE IP has swept all aside winning 3 consecutive honours. In an industry where technology and innovation moves at an incredible pace, a three time win is a remarkable achievement.


“To win a third award for the BLADE IP and our fifth consecutive award for BIG MAX since we launched to the U.S. market is incredible. I’d be very surprised if any other brand has done this before,“ commented Rick Oldach, CEO of BIG MAX U.S.A, upon hearing of the win. “We always knew that the design for the BLADE IP would change the idea of what a compact push cart could be, but to have no other company come close to matching it in three years really does underline what a fantastic, unique product it is.”

In their summary of the BLADE IP the Golf Digest editors commented, “If ease of storage is the most important thing to you, the Big Max Blade IP is what you’re looking for. This folds down flatter than any other pushcart we’ve seen—five inches high. It weighs less than 15 pounds, so not only is it easy to store, it’s easy to lift. It’ll fit any size bag you have, and the minimalist frame has storage for your essentials”

The success of the BLADE IP is down to it’s folded size –34 ½” x 24 ½“ and an incredible depth of less than 5”. It is the Flattest of all BIG MAX carts and hands down, the most easily stored and transported push cart on the market. But it’s benefits don’t end there.

The BLADE IP is as practical on the fairways as it is for transport and storage. Multiple features such as double foot brake, integrated drink holder and storage compartment in the handle, along with ball, tee and double scorecard holder, keep all a golfers’ necessities close to hand. Multiple Quick Lok and Quick Fix bases finish the package, ready to take any BIG MAX accessory such as umbrella holder, GPS holder, or sand bottle holder.

The BLADE IP is available in golf stores nationwide as well as on the BIG MAX website. Available in Phantom, Phantom/Lime, White, White/Lime, Phantom/Red, the BLADE IP retails at $329.99 and will For more information please visit

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BIG MAX has been Europe’s #1 push cart brand for over 15 years following the unprecedented success of the world’s first 3 wheel push cart the Ti1000. Available in virtually every country that plays golf, BIG MAX is a name that has become associated with quality and innovation. It’s most recent advancement, Fold Flat technology, has seen BIG MAX pioneer push carts that fold down completely flat, in some cases to less than 5” deep. BIG MAX has furthered its reputation for innovation with its AQUA and DRI LITE technology that in the last quarter of 2017 matched BIG MAX push carts by becoming #1 golf bag and travel cover brand in Germany, a traditional marker for # 1 in in continental Europe.